Looking back toward the 11th Street pier headhouse, around Bethune Street. Read more here about the West Side Highway after its collapse at Gansevoort Street and its closure in 1973.

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ca. 1974

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"Crushed and abandoned car along Greenwich Village waterfront, north of pier head house, looking south with World Trade Center and elevated Miller (West Side) Highway visible." Village Preservation (GVSHP) Image Archive, accessed May 26, 2022, https://www.villagepreservation.org/ia_image/crushed-and-abandoned-car-along-greenwich-village-waterfront-north-of-pier-head-house-looking-south-with-world-trade-center-and-elevated-miller-west-side-highway-visible/.